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(10083) 1990 QE2 Asteroid

1990 QE2 is an asteroid, a large rock that orbits the Sun mainly between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. They tend to be an irregular shaped but Ceres asteroid is known to be spherical in shape but because it doesn't clear its path round the Sun, it is only a dwarf planet.

The absolute magnitude of the object is 14.1 which is the brightness of the object. A higher absolute magnitude means that the object is faint whereas a very low number means it is very bright.

The Longitude of Ascending Node of the object is 335.18785 degrees. The Argument of Perihelion is 311.2411. It is the angle along the orbit of a planet or other Solar System object as measured from the ascending node (analogous to right ascension and longitude) Ref:Hawaii.

The mean anomoly is 262.36849, is the angular distance of the planet from the perihelion or aphelion. Ref:Dictionary.The Semi-Major Axis of the orbit is 2.2292511, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which 1990 QE2 orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 5.01691 degrees. The orbital eccentricity is 0.1597992, it is the degree at which 1990 QE2 orbits close to a circular (0) orbit as opposed to an elliptical (1) orbit.

1990 QE2 Facts

Absolute Magnitude14.1
Longitude Of Ascending Node335.18785
Argument of Perihelion311.2411
Mean Anomoly262.36849
Semi-Major Axis 2.2292511
Orbital Inclination (degrees)5.01691
Orbital Eccentricity0.1597992

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